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The Hindu Religious Welfare Trust Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. LXVIII OF 1983 )

5. 1[(1)] The Board shall consist of the following Trustees, namely:-
(a) Minister, Religious Affairs Division, who shall also be the Chairman of the Board; and
(b) 2[twenty-one] Trustees to be appointed by the Government.
(2) The Government shall appoint one of the Trustees to be the Vice-Chairman of the Board.
(3) The Trustees appointed by the Government shall hold office for a period of three years.
(4) The Government may at any time terminate the appointment of a Trustee without assigning any reason.
(5) An appointed Trustee may at any time resign his office in writing addressed to the Chairman.

  • 1
    The brackets and figure “(1)” were inserted by section 2 of the Hindu Religious Welfare Trust (Amendment) Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. VII of 1986)
  • 2
    The word “twenty-one” was substituted for the word “fourteen” by section 2 of the Hindu Religious Welfare Trust (Amendment) Act, 1990 (Act No. V of 1990)
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